Grob G102 Astir CS77, G-CFSZ, 13 June 2009
Grob G102 Astir CS77, G-CFSZ
In weak thermal conditions, the glider did not maintain sufficient height to continue on to the intended destination. It departed controlled flight at low altitude, whilst positioning for a field landing, and struck the surface with a high rate of descent. The pilot suffered fatal injuries.
Grob G102 Astir CS77, G-CFSZ 04-10.pdf (417.76 kb)
Published: 10 December 2014
Date of occurrence: 13 June 2009